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  • Short Summary

    Ethiopian troops prepare defensive positions.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - no paperwork - dates unclear or unknown.

    Abyssinia / Ethiopia.

    Indian troops in turbans with European officers.

    The Indian troops demonstrate their skills at putting up tents.

    Ethiopian troops move heavy machine guns on the backs of donkeys over rough terrain. They carry guns and ammunitions across a river. The soldiers set up one of the machine guns. They demonstrate binocular range finders and set up a mortar. They set up an anti aircraft gun. Good shots of a Bren gun set up for anti-aircraft work. Troops dig a gun pit.

    Troops in traditional uniform parade.

    Troops dig a trench.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    514.02
    Media URN:
    61418
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1930 - 1939
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:16:00 / 01:03:01:00
    Canister:
    UN 54 S

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